Annual Tree Information

This is an indicative list of what trees maybe in flower or bearing fruits throughout the year. It is not an exhaustive list, but an informative listing to encourage readers to explore further, and I suggest the Collins Book of British trees as a starting place.

April

The following is a list of trees that will start to show signs of leaf, blossom or other such indicators. This is again not comprehensive, but an indicator. Those which carry significant blossom are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Common Alder

Hornbeam*

Blackthorn*

Apple*

Dogwood*

Ash

Sorbus*

Sycamore*

Pear*

Willow*

Larch

Hawthorne*

Bullace*

Plum*

Oak

Whitehorn*

Crab Apple*

Lime*

This month will be significant for the white blossoms that adorn the hedgerows, hawthorn, whitethorn, blackthorn being the primary varieties.

The significance of these blossoms in relation to the advance weather conditions can be seen by reference to the April and May weather saws and data